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UK: DCMS expects spin limit to reduce online slots revenue by 5.2%

UK: DCMS expects spin limit to reduce online slots revenue by 5.2%

The UK government will introduce maximum stake limits in September. UK.- The UK government Department for Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) has revealed that maximum stake limits to be introduced for online slots are expected to reduce gross gambling yield by £166.2m. that would be a 5.2 per cent drop in online slots yield and a...

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UK Introduces £2 Cap on Slot Stakes for Under 25s

UK Introduces £2 Cap on Slot Stakes for Under 25s

New legislation being introduced as part of a wider move to tackle problem gambling in the country, comes into effect in September. Feb 26, 2024 • 11:48 ET • 4 min read The UK Government announced drastic reforms on digital slot machines on Friday. The new legislation, which comes into force this September, is to...

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Affordability checks: Everything you need to know

Affordability checks: Everything you need to know

With parliament to debate the introduction of affordability checks today (26 February), here’s everything you need to know about the proposals so far. The long-awaited release of the Gambling Act white paper in April was the most transformative review of UK gambling in 18 years. It marked a key landmark in how the market will...

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When will the UK online slots limit come into force?

When will the UK online slots limit come into force?

The UK government has confirmed limits per spin for online slots. UK.- The UK government has confirmed the spin limits for online slots that had been widely expected. The limit will be set at £2 per spin for those aged 18 to 24 and £5 per spin for customers over this age. The lower limit...

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UK stake limits, Bally’s and US gaming revenue: the week in numbers

UK stake limits, Bally’s and US gaming revenue: the week in numbers

Every week, CasinoBeats breaks down the numbers behind some of the industry’s most fascinating stories. Our latest headline reflection features the UK government’s proposed online slot stake limits as well as Q4 and full year 2023 results from Caesars and Bally’s.  2 Online slot stake limit changes have been confirmed by the UK government, with...

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Evolving trends in UK gambling: The rise of online slots and regulatory responses

Evolving trends in UK gambling: The rise of online slots and regulatory responses

The UK gambling landscape is witnessing dynamic shifts, as evidenced by the latest datasets released by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) tracking gambling participation up to December 2023. Since March 2020, the Commission has been diligently gathering data from major UK operators providing online betting solutions and casino online games, covering 80% of the online...

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UK To Limit Stakes For Online Games To Curb Gambling Addiction

UK To Limit Stakes For Online Games To Curb Gambling Addiction

UK says that young people are particularly susceptible to gambling addiction (Representational) London: The UK government announced Friday that it would introduce stake limits for online slot games in a toughening of regulations designed to help protect people from the dangers of gambling. From September, adults will be restricted to £5 ($6) per spin while...

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Best No-Deposit Casino Bonuses for UK Casinos – February 2024 | Goal.com UK

Best No-Deposit Casino Bonuses for UK Casinos – February 2024 | Goal.com UK

Learn all about the best no-deposit casino bonuses that you can claim with our guide to the UK’s top no-deposit welcome offers for February 2024. Best No-Deposit Casino Bonus – Sky Vegas Sky Vegas are head and shoulders above their competitors when it comes to no-deposit casino bonuses. Their welcome offer allows players to claim...

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Online slot games ‘highly addictive’ despite new limits, say bereaved parents

Online slot games ‘highly addictive’ despite new limits, say bereaved parents

Online slot games will remain “highly addictive” despite plans to limit under-25s to £2 per spin, two bereaved parents have cautioned. The Government announced the plans on Friday as part of efforts to tighten regulation on the online gambling sector. Adults aged 25 and over will face a £5 stake limit “to counter the increased...

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Using Apple Pay offers a seamless method for funding an online casino account. In addition to delving into the top UK Apple Pay casinos, we detail the steps for making deposits and withdrawals, highlighting the convenience and security benefits unique to Apple Pay. But first, find the best online casinos with Apple Pay from our...

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UK Slashes Online Slot Stakes for Under-25s to £2

UK Slashes Online Slot Stakes for Under-25s to £2

In a pivotal move by the UK government, young adults under the age of 25 will soon face a stringent limit on their online slot gambling activities, with the maximum stake set at a modest £2 per spin. For the older cohort of players, aged 25 and beyond, the ceiling rises marginally to £5 per...

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UK government to introduce £2 online slot stake limit for under 25s

UK government to introduce £2 online slot stake limit for under 25s

Image: Shutterstock The UK government has confirmed that stake limits will be introduced for online slot games across the UK gambling industry to help protect people from gambling harms. From September later this year, there will be a maximum stake limit of £2 for online slots for anyone aged between 18 and 24 years old,...